Royal Canin USA Names CFO
Shane Guilliams has joined Royal Canin USA as chief financial officer (CFO). Guilliams, who most recently served as CFO at Harvest Food Distributors, has more than 30 years of experience in finance and customer operations.
“I am thrilled to welcome Shane to the role of CFO and to the leadership team of the Royal Canin USA business,” said Kamie Eckert, president of St. Charles, Mo.-based, Royal Canin USA, a subsidiary of Mars Inc. “Shane’s strong financial acumen along with his vision for the future makes him ideal for this role and our business as we continue to serve more pets.”
Among other accomplishments, Guilliams centralized processing activities for two organizations, leading to nearly $2 million in savings and centralized local pricing from 60 markets to one central location without business disruptions, according to company officials.
“I could not be more excited to be joining the Royal Canin team at this pivotal point in the business,” Guilliams said. “Leading a team of top-notch financial professionals, committed to the same goal of making a better world for pets, is a privilege.”